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Apache Tomcat 7.0.x < 7.0.8 Denial of Service Vulnerability

Medium

Synopsis

The remote web server is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.

Description

Versions of Tomcat 7.0.x earlier than 7.0.8 are potentially affected by a denial of service vulnerability becasue the NIO connector expands its buffer endlessly during request line processing.

Solution

Upgrade to Apache Tomcat 7.0.8 or later.